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Stay a Step Ahead of Differential Maintenance

Taking good care of your car really means knowing the ins and outs of the car. Even though this is not common practice for most car owners, the truth is you should be able to tell if there is something wrong with your car. Such should be the case when taking care of the differential in your car.

Since the differential plays a major role in how the car drives, manufacturers have it lubricated to ensure the gears work properly. The fluid also preserves the life of the differential. However, with the operating temperatures and movements, the fluid breaks down…

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Have You Had Your Brakes Inspected Lately?

Do you hear a high-pitched noise when you press your brakes? This may be a sign that you need to have your brakes inspected and serviced. Working brakes are crucial to your vehicle to ensure that you get to your destination safely.

A vehicle’s brake system is made up of many components, including the brake line, brake fluid, and brake pads. If any of these components are worn…

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Be Mindful of Emergency Workers with Move Over Laws

In a sad but very real statistic, according to the National Traffic Incident Management Coalition, there are going to be another 200 deaths this year when roadside workers are struck by vehicles that didn't observe the Move Over law. What makes things worse, these fatalities could be avoided if more people were aware these laws existed.

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When Is It Time for an Oil Change?

When you purchased your first car, you were probably advised that you should get an oil change every 3,000 miles or so. This used to be essential information when it came to car care years ago, but times have changed.

Newer vehicle modules will allow you to go about 7,500 miles before you have to get an oil change. There are also some cars that function well as long as you change the oil every 5,000 miles. The new technology that is incorporated into creating cars means that your vehicle can operate well without your having to…

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Do You Know the Difference Between AWD and 4WD?

At Davidson Nissan of Watertown, we work hard and play hard. Some of that work and play happens off-road, and you need a dependable vehicle that can handle the rough terrain. Most auto consumers consider the engine, tires, and wheel performance when making a purchase. One of the questions you might ask yourself: What the difference between the all-wheel drive (AWD) or four-wheel drive (4WD)?

Depending on what kind of car you’re in the market for, AWD or 4WD will depend on whether you chose a luxury sedan or diesel pickup truck. Most cars and crossover SUV's come…

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Lease End Options

Your lease is coming to an end and what's next? You have several different options to choose from. To help you make a well-informed decision we want to explain a few different end of lease options.

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Considering the Tires Best for You

No matter what kind of vehicle you drive, there are tires out there that can help you with the type of  driving that you do. No matter the weather, you can find tires that will affect your driving in a positive way.

  • All-season tires can add to your vehicle to help it better handle a variety of weather conditions.
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Holiday Season Travel Help for Traveling to See Family Members

Not everyone has the luxury of being close to family members for the holidays. For many families, the holidays are a time of the year for families to be together and if you plan on driving a long distance, you should make sure that everything is covered prior to the trip.

 

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